The File Extensions Database


.RL2 File Extension

  • Developer by: Interplay Entertainment Corporation
  • Category: Game Files

What is an .RL2 file?

.RL2 is Descent 2 registered level

The rl2 file extension is associated with the Descent 2 3D action shooter video game for MS-DOS, Windows, Mac OS and Playstation video gaming console.

The .rl2 file stores level data.

This rl2 file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.


How to open:

You cannot open this file type manually, it is accessed by the game automatically.

How to convert:

These games files cannot be converted to anything else. However, sometimes modding.

How to solve problems with RL2 files

  • Associate the RL2 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any RL2 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.RL2 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the RL2 file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .RL2 is Descent 2 registered level. Because only the current version supports the latest RL2 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Interplay Entertainment Corporation manufacturer website after an available .RL2 is Descent 2 registered level update.
  • To make sure that your RL2 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.